16th September annually was designated by the UN General Assembly, as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer which is celebrated with an appropriate theme to commemorate the date of the signing of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer in 1987. The theme for this year is “Keep Cool and Carry On”
and it is accompanied by the tagline: The Montreal Protocol.
The Federal Ministry of Environment wishes to invite its relevant Stakeholders to the 2018 Ozone Day celebration scheduled to hold on Thursday, 18th October, 2018 by 9:00am at Chelsea Hotel, Abuja, Plot 123 Cadastral Zone AO, Central Business District, Abuja. As part of this year‘s celebration, the Ministry will be launching a Publication on its Montreal Protocol’s Ozone Depleting Substances Phase-out Programmes in Nigeria from 1989 to date.